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Book Illustrator excerpt My name is Trevor Higgins. Though Higgins may now sound like an English surname, its origins go back to 6th century Ireland, and a half-mythical figure of Uiginn, or Niall of Tara, who is believed to have been a Viking. My father, Patrick Higgins, was a deep-water sailor; after my birth, he went ashore and started working on a port, which has remained his occupation up until the present.
By coincidence, they met each other not in Massachusetts or any other American state, but in India, during the Holi festival inand in they married in Boston. I am the eldest child in our family.
Being their elder brother and having to take care of them, I had hard times when our parents were away. Now we are getting along fine, but back then, they were two little daredevils seeking to show me how much destruction they could deal. My favorite disciplines there were drawing and literature.
I participated in numerous citywide and statewide drawing contests among children, and even won first prize in June,for the best landscape at the Prennings Contest.
This fact encouraged me to develop my artistic skills, so when I entered high school, I already knew that I wanted to attend the Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University.
I worked hard on my skills, and attended fine art courses—at the age of 18, I entered the Institute. After my graduation inI spent about a year and a half traveling. I went across the United States, and traversed the continent from east to west, and back again.
In the winter ofI visited Saint-Petersburg, Russia, and fell in love with this city. I bought a cheap camera, and photography became a great aid to me in developing my understanding of minimalistic art; these journeys also helped me understand myself better.
In my wanderings, I read a lot, using an electronic book. Though all the books I read were interesting, they lacked something significant, and when I finally understood what it was, it determined my further occupation and career.
One spring day inI thought that modern publishing houses often focus on plain text in books that were meant to be read by an adult audience, and that they rarely inserted illustrations in such books. So, starting fromI began to create my own illustrations, adhering to my style of drawing.
Marquez, and many other novels. I also sent these illustrations to different publishing houses, hoping to be hired by one of them as a full-time graphic designer.
In the period between andI wrote a number of articles on art, and published them in the local media. At present, I am writing a book about the expressive power of minimalism, though my style of painting had changed a bit.The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin with introduction and notes edited by Charles W.
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